Essential listening for anyone who cares about what they read – and how they read it. The Stack is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest newspaper.
Politico, ‘The Week’, ‘Spiral’
We discuss the expansion of Politico in France, meet the chief executive of ‘The Week’ and ‘The Week Junior’, and look at a new title on the culture of American football.
‘Stranger’s Guide’, Peter Harrington Rare Books and ‘Hä?’
We speak with Abby Rapoport from the quarterly magazine ‘Stranger’s Guide’. Plus: the romantic catalogue from Peter Harrington Rare Books and ‘Hä?’, a cool health title sold in Swiss pharmacies.
This week on ‘The Stack’ we speak with John Paton, chairman of ‘The Independent’ and ‘The Evening Standard’. Plus: ‘Justsmile’, a brand new fashion title promoting diversity and a conversation with the editor of ‘Strong Words’, a magazine dedicated to books.
Film, travel and photography
This week we speak to Bill Kramer, director and president of the upcoming Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. Plus: Liz Schaffer from ‘Lodestars Anthology’ on making a travel title during a pandemic, and Luis Juárez from ‘Balam’, a Latin American photography magazine.
The state of news media in the US
This week on ‘The Stack’ we speak with Jennifer Brandel, founder of media consultancy Hearken, on the state of news in the US. Plus ‘Boys! Boys! Boys!’ a new title on queer and gay photography.
‘Architectural Digest’, ‘Scandinavian Mind’, ‘99 Percent Lifestyle’
We speak to Amy Astley, global editorial director for ‘Architectural Digest’, Konrad Olsson about his new title ‘Scandinavian Mind’ and Conor Rees from ‘99 Percent Lifestyle’.
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A great show
Brilliantly presented - fresh topics and an interesting format
Fantastic podcast that has Kickstarted my passion for magazines
Really interesting podcast in terms of content and the guests on the show. Each episode covers a few magazines in detail, and gives you a great insight into the world of publishing and independent magazines.
A really good listen
If you are a fan of print media .... Tune in.
This is great . Great insight and great twist on newspaper review.